(16 August 1920 – 9 March 1994 / Andernach)

Finish

We are like roses that have never bothered to
bloom when we should have bloomed and
it is as if
the sun has become disgusted with
waiting

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A very short poem, obviously; but it makes the point that few of us fulfill our potential. We should have achieved more than we did.
oh for pete sake........10
part 4 Bukowski because of th
part 3 or the poem after that. I like B
my comment before it flips to the next poem or
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